Tour in Mtskheta

Tour in Mtskheta
Mtskheta used to be one of the most prominent cities in Georgia. In Mtskheta you can find jvari friary, which was built in 6th century, located on top of the mountain near the confluence of Kura and Aragvi. Next you will see Svetitskhoveli Cathedral, the major cathedral in Georgia for already a millenium, built in honor of 12 apostles in 11th century. There you will be able to see the Seamless Robe of Jesus. Also there lie numerous Georgian crown members. Next, you will visit the Samtavro Monastery. There lies King Mirian, who was the first christian Georgian king, who ruled in 4th century. There also lies Saint Gabriel, well-known for his christian dedication. After such pleasant excurtion, you will taste some of the best works of Georgian culinary: Khinkali, Khachapuri, Beans, Satsivi and other delicious meals.

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